The median annual salary for a Front Office Developer was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front Office Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 743 805 801
Rank change year-on-year +62 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 124 153 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 110 145 161
Median salary £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary - £41,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -17.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84085 99656 107160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69887 83740 87378
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Front Office Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Front Office Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office Developer in the UK

Front Office Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office Developer.

Salary trend for Front Office Developer in the UK

Front Office Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office Developer over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office Developer in the UK

Front Office Developer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 124 £82,500 +10.00% 24
London +36 124 £82,500 +10.00% 24
City of London +20 54 £92,500 +23.33% 9
West End of London +5 1 £90,000 +56.52%
Canary Wharf - 1 £87,500 -

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Front Office Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Front Office Developer in the job title.

1 221 (100.00%) Front Office
2 154 (69.68%) Finance
3 141 (63.80%) Java
4 120 (54.30%) Banking
5 98 (44.34%) SQL
6 74 (33.48%) C#
7 73 (33.03%) Linux
8 72 (32.58%) Spring
9 63 (28.51%) Electronic Trading
10 57 (25.79%) JUnit
11 54 (24.43%) OOD
12 53 (23.98%) SQL Server
13 50 (22.62%) J2SE
14 47 (21.27%) Maven
15 46 (20.81%) C++
15 46 (20.81%) Gradle
16 45 (20.36%) Multithreading
17 40 (18.10%) Equities
17 40 (18.10%) JDBC
17 40 (18.10%) Low Latency
18 39 (17.65%) .NET
19 37 (16.74%) Mathematics
20 34 (15.38%) Python
21 30 (13.57%) Computer Science
21 30 (13.57%) Degree
21 30 (13.57%) Investment Banking
22 29 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (13.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 28 (12.67%) VBA
24 27 (12.22%) Unix

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.62%) IIS
2 3 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.90%) Apache
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.45%) Jetty
4 1 (0.45%) nginx
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (10.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (23.98%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.07%) Power BI
4 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.17%) QlikView
6 6 (2.71%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.81%) MySQL
7 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.36%) KDB
8 3 (1.36%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.45%) Big Data
9 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.45%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 57 (25.79%) JUnit
2 47 (21.27%) Maven
3 46 (20.81%) Gradle
4 4 (1.81%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.36%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.36%) webpack
6 2 (0.90%) Grunt
6 2 (0.90%) Protractor
7 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.45%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.45%) NUnit
7 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 221 (100.00%) Front Office
2 154 (69.68%) Finance
3 120 (54.30%) Banking
4 30 (13.57%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.81%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.36%) Retail
7 2 (0.90%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (32.58%) Spring
2 50 (22.62%) J2SE
3 40 (18.10%) JDBC
4 39 (17.65%) .NET
5 21 (9.50%) AngularJS
6 18 (8.14%) FIX Protocol
6 18 (8.14%) WPF
7 17 (7.69%) HTML
8 15 (6.79%) XML
9 13 (5.88%) Hibernate
10 12 (5.43%) WCF
11 11 (4.98%) HTML5
12 9 (4.07%) LINQ
13 8 (3.62%) ASP.NET
14 7 (3.17%) .NET Framework
14 7 (3.17%) Rendezvous
14 7 (3.17%) TIBCO EMS
14 7 (3.17%) XSL
15 6 (2.71%) Entity Framework
15 6 (2.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.10%) Equities
2 30 (13.57%) Computer Science
3 29 (13.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 27 (12.22%) Derivative
5 20 (9.05%) Fixed Income
6 12 (5.43%) Data Structures
7 10 (4.52%) Algorithms
7 10 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (3.62%) Hedge funds
9 7 (3.17%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.71%) Market Risk
11 4 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.81%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.36%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.36%) Exotic Derivative
13 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.45%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 73 (33.03%) Linux
2 27 (12.22%) Unix
3 10 (4.52%) Windows
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (28.51%) Electronic Trading
2 54 (24.43%) OOD
3 45 (20.36%) Multithreading
4 40 (18.10%) Low Latency
5 37 (16.74%) Mathematics
6 29 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
7 17 (7.69%) Analytics
8 13 (5.88%) Code Optimisation
8 13 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 12 (5.43%) Software Engineering
9 12 (5.43%) Web Development
10 11 (4.98%) Asset Management
10 11 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.52%) MVC
12 9 (4.07%) RAD
13 8 (3.62%) SDLC
13 8 (3.62%) Statistics
14 7 (3.17%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 141 (63.80%) Java
2 98 (44.34%) SQL
3 74 (33.48%) C#
4 46 (20.81%) C++
5 34 (15.38%) Python
6 28 (12.67%) VBA
7 24 (10.86%) Scala
8 20 (9.05%) JavaScript
9 10 (4.52%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.71%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.26%) VB
12 2 (0.90%) Clojure
12 2 (0.90%) VB6
13 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.45%) ES6
13 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (13.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Ansible
1 1 (0.45%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (6.33%) Oracle
2 12 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.98%) Tableau
4 10 (4.52%) StreamBase
5 7 (3.17%) Redback
5 7 (3.17%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.81%) Sybase
7 3 (1.36%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.36%) Reuters
8 1 (0.45%) Cognos
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.45%) Murex
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